Lubar Students Win 2019 ACG Cup

Lubar MBA students took top honors at the 2019 ACG Cup on April 18. As champions, the Lubar team collected the $3,000 first place prize in addition to a $1,000 prize as the UW-Milwaukee winning team. Team members included Philipp… Read More

Transparency and Charitable Giving

Charitable giving in the United States remains strong, topping $410 billion in 2017, 70% of which came from individuals, according to a report by Giving USA. At the same time, donors are becoming increasingly savvy about the organizations that they… Read More

Accounting Faculty Receive AAA Award

Two Lubar School of Business accounting faculty members have received a research award from the American Accounting Association (AAA) to study audit personnel. Assistant Professor Amy C. Tegeler and Associate Professor Veena L. Brown will conduct a survey to understand… Read More

Valuing People and Integrity

As Executive Chairman of A.O. Smith – and with a long and successful business career with major manufacturing companies — Ajita Rajendra has a lot to say about the importance of values and people in an organization. Recently, he shared… Read More

Washington, D.C. Broadens Career Horizons for Accounting Students

While most accounting students learn auditing and accounting rules, a new class, launched with support from CliftonLarsonAllen LLP (CLA), takes students “into the kitchen to see how the sausage is made,” figuratively speaking. Offered each spring, the course—U.S. Institutions Shaping… Read More

Lubar Alumni Chapter Announces Next Event

The Lubar School of Business Alumni Chapter invites all alumni to the next Business Success Series event from 5:30-8:00 pm on Wednesday, April 24, located at Good City Brewing, Century City, 3945 N. 31st St. Kyle Stephens, (‘11), Vice President… Read More

Student Entrepreneur Wins TV’s Project Pitch It

Entrepreneur Matt Kemper, a marketing student at the Lubar School of Business, and his business partner James Van Eerden have won the TV business start-up competition Project Pitch It, Milwaukee’s version of Shark Tank. Their company, Light Fruit Company, produces… Read More

Investment Students Spend Spring Break in NYC and London

No beaches for these students. Investment management students from the Lubar School of Business spent their spring break in the financial capitals of New York City and London this year. “Our program has so many valuable connections with investment firms… Read More

African Fashion Boutique Wins New Venture Competition

Four Milwaukee-area start-ups won top honors at the annual La Macchia New Venture Business Plan Competition at UWM’s Lubar School of Business. The competition is sponsored by La Macchia Enterprises, and winners were announced in March. First Prize: Usman La’Aro… Read More